Category: Other sports
Other sports 23.07.21 | 14:58

Macedonian flag flown at Tokyo Olympics

The Macedonian flag was flown at the opening ceremony of the 32nd Olympic Games, which were officially opened today in Tokyo. Flag bearers Arbresha Redzepi and Dejan Georgievski led the Macedonian delegation at the opening ceremony. Rexhepi was given the green light at the last minute to be part of the...

Other sports 06.06.21 | 10:47

Macedonian volleyball players to play against Denmark in the European Silver League final on Sunday

The Macedonian national volleyball team will play Sunday against Denmark in the European Silver League final in the “Park” sports hall in Strumica. In the second semifinal match, which took place last night, Danmark were better than Hungary, beating it 3:1 in sets. Yesterday in the first...

Other sports 08.05.21 | 22:17

Dejan Georgievski to compete at the Tokyo Olympics

Macedonia goes to the Olympics in the capital of Japan! Macedonian representative Dejan Georgievski today at the Olympic Taekwondo qualifiers fought for a performance at the Tokyo Games and made whole of Macedonia proud. In an extremely strong competition in Sofia, he secured a place for the Olympics...

Other sports 07.09.20 | 12:05

Djokovic disqualified from US Open after hitting line judge with ball

Novak Djokovic‘s US Open campaign came to an abrupt end in stunning fashion as he was disqualified for hitting a line judge with a ball during his fourth round against Pablo Carreno Busta on Sunday. The Serbian world number one had fallen to the ground minutes earlier and received medical treatment...

Other sports 01.04.20 | 23:21

Wimbledon canceled for first time since World War II

For the first time since 1945, Wimbledon will take the year off, Fortune reported. The Grand Slam tournament was canceled Wednesday, joining the growing list of sporting events and leagues that have shut down temporarily because of the coronavirus pandemic. The first match was scheduled to begin on June...

Other sports 24.03.20 | 22:46

Tokyo Olympics postponed to 2021 due to coronavirus

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) and local Japanese organizers bowed to the inevitable on Tuesday by postponing the Tokyo Games to 2021 in light of the global coronavirus pandemic which has claimed the lives of more than 17,000 people. “The unprecedented and unpredictable spread of the outbreak...

Macedonia Other sports 23.01.20 | 11:26

Greek fans chanted against Macedonia at Australian Open: Police and security kicked them out of the tournament

A group of about 20 Greek fans went to Melbourne Park to cheer on Greece’s Maria Sakkari’s match against Japanese player Nao Hibino but they were evicted for nationalist chanting against Macedonia. The fans sang chants typical for football matches, and there were nationalist chants with...

Other sports 17.09.19 | 21:05

Macedonia’s team scores second victory at the European volleyball championship, with chances for second round

After Monday’s first historic victory of Macedonia’s volleyball team at the European Championship, this afternoon our team achieved another triumph over host Slovenia 3-1 in sets. With this triumph, the Macedonians made a big step towards the second round of the European Championship. The...

Other sports 10.09.19 | 12:21

Michael Schumacher ‘admitted to Paris hospital to undergo secret treatment’

Michael Schumacher was secretly admitted to a Paris hospital on Monday for treatment with a pioneering French surgeon, Mirror reports. The seven-time Formula One world champion has not been seen in public since a skiing accident in the French Alps almost six years ago. Schumacher, who turned 50 in...

Other sports 28.08.19 | 11:41

Leg pain forces Marko to quit Ohrid swimming marathon

13-year old Marko Pejchinovski had to cut short his endeavor to swim 64 km across Lake Ohrid. After 4 hours and 49 minutes and 11 kilometers, the Ohrid native quit due to leg pain. “Desire and will are the wings of great deeds. ” Our Mark had a strong desire and a strong will to swim a section...

Other sports 27.08.19 | 15:10

When Mary, the Mother of God sees me swimming she will calm the lake

The Person of the Year 2018, the 13-year old hero Marko Pejchinovski from Ohrid is set to start an ultramarathon on Tuesday, in which he would once again attempt at swimming 64 km in Lake Ohrid in support of people with rare diseases. In support of today’s feat, but also a reminder of a child...

Other sports 23.08.19 | 12:03

US Open to kick off with huge first-round match: Williams vs Sharapova

Veteran stars Serena Williams, a six-time US Open champion, and Maria Sharapova, the 2006 champion, will face off in the opening round of the US Open on Monday in New York. It will be their first meeting at Flushing Meadows, where Williams, 37, won her first grand slam title 20 years ago. Williams, seeded...

Other sports 14.07.19 | 20:45

Djokovic beats Federer, wins fifth Wimbledon

Novak Djokovic saved two match points to beat Roger Federer in the longest ever singles final at Wimbledon at four hours, 57 minutes. Besides the time, the final was also historic as it was the first to feature a tiebreak in the decider at 12-12. Winning all three tiebreaks was the key for Djokovic in...

Other sports 12.07.19 | 22:34

Federer defeats Nadal, to face Djokovic in Wimbledon final

Roger Federer will face Novak Djokovic in a record-extending 12th Wimbledon final after overcoming Rafael Nadal 7-6 (7-3), 1-6, 6-3, 6-4 in an epic three hour semi-final. Federer edged the first set on a tie-break with a run of four straight points before Nadal raced through the second set to tie up...

Other sports 25.06.19 | 12:52

Winter Olympics return to Italy in 2026 at Milan/Cortina

Milan was originally chosen to stage the 134th Session of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) which elected the 2026 Winter Olympics host – now it has landed an even bigger prize in form of the actual Games. Milan/Cortina d’Ampezzo on Monday lived up to their role as favourites when they won...

Other sports 30.05.19 | 22:21

Top seed Osaka outlasts Azarenka in Paris; Serena, Djokovic through

World number one Naomi Osaka had another major escape at the French Open on Thursday when she outlasted former Australian Open champ Victoria Azarenka 4-6, 7-5, 6-3, for a place in the third round. Osaka, 21, was one point away from falling behind 5-2 in the second set and needed to save three break...

Other sports 21.05.19 | 09:59

Niki Lauda, Austrian Formula 1 legend, dies at 70

Three-time Formula 1 world champion Niki Lauda has died at the age of 70, BBC reports. The legendary Austrian, one of the best-known figures in motor racing, took the title for Ferrari in 1975 and 1977 and McLaren in 1984. For many, he will be remembered for his remarkable recovery and return to racing...

Other sports 19.05.19 | 20:21

Nadal beats Djokovic for 9th Italian Open title

Rafael Nadal claimed his first title of the year by defeating world number one Novak Djokovic 6-0 4-6 6-1 in the Italian Open final in Rome, BBC reported. The Spaniard raced through the opener in 39 minutes, the first 6-0 between the great rivals in 141 previous sets. Djokovic battled back, but in the...

Other sports 13.05.19 | 16:51

Djokovic beats Tsitsipas to win third Madrid Open

The imperious Novak Djokovic beat Stefanos Tsitsipas 6-3, 6-4 to win his third Madrid Open title on Sunday without dropping a set in the tournament. Greek star Tsitsipas, 20, knocked out clay court king Rafael Nadal in the semi-finals and ousted last year’s champion Alexander Zverev before that, but...

Other sports 11.03.19 | 11:47

Serena Williams forced to retire with illness at Indian Wells

Serena Williams was forced to retire with a viral illness in her third round match with Spain’s Garbine Muguruza at Indian Wells on Sunday. The 37-year-old, who on Friday celebrated 12 months since her return to the court following pregnancy, made a strong start by pushing 3-0 in front. But two-time...

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